Marvel Studios continues the develop characters and movies that drive the super hero genre to new levels. The studio is set to release a film about characters that anything but familiar. The Guardians of the Galaxy is a team of misfits who are forced together by circumstances.
X-Force is a highly mobilized strike force composed of former students of Professor Charles Xavier. The team was composed to handle some of the messy work that the X-Men could not. X-Force is a rapid response team that deals directly with crisis situations. There is some speculation that Fox Studios may be expanding its X-Men franchise by creating the X-Force.
Not all of the characters from X-Force have a comparing member of the Guardians of the Galaxy because both groups have some extremely unique characters that compare with no one. Here are some basic comparisons between the Guardians of the Galaxy and the X-Force.
Copycat and Groot
Copycat has the ability to duplicate any other person in appearance and cellular composition. The ability also allows her to mimic the powers and abilities of those she is copying. She could copy the Groot’s powers and go head to head with him. Groot is the sheer power and strength of the Guardians of the Galaxy. Groot is a member of an alien race of tree people much like the Ents in the Lord of the Rings. Groot possesses massive size, superhuman strength and near invulnerability.
Cable and Star-Lord
Cable’s telekinesis is so powerful that he can use it like fine motor skills to disassemble and reassemble complex objects. Cable also carries futuristic weapons and devices to assist him in his efforts. Star-Lord is the leader of the Guardians and is human outlaw equipped with specialized weapons. Star-Lord is equipped with a mask that allows him to have advanced targeting and sensor abilities. He has armor equipped with rockets in the boots and laser pistols with double barrels, one above the trigger and one below the trigger.
Psylocke and Gamora
Psylocke is a powerful telepath with the ability to generate a psionic blade that emits from her fist. The blade can stun or even kill the intended target when thrust into their head. The psionic blade also allows her to strike opponents with superhuman strength. Psylocke has been trained in a variety of martial arts and has substantial fighting abilities. Pyslocke also possesses the ability of precognition which allows her to see into the future. Gamora is a green skinned, soldier and assassin. Her fierce fighting ability comes from enhanced strength and agility. She is capable of fighting with multiple weapons and is proficient in alien firearms.
Shatterstar and Drax the Destroyer
Shatterstar has enhanced strength, agility, endurance and speed. He has the ability to project focused blasts of concussive force. Shatterstar carries two specialized double bladed swords that allow him to focus energy projection power through. Drax had the ability to alter his physical makeup and gain the ability to fly. In the comic version, Drax had the ability to project concussive blasts of cosmic energy that could be used to attack targets.